Ask The Pharmacist

Ask the Pharmacist – “What are some suggestions for better health?” Take you medications as directed by your physician Keep an updated list of all your prescriptions and over-the-counter medications along with any nutritional supplements on your smartphone or a piece of paper, and have it readily available Fill all your medications at one pharmacy Talk […]

How Music Can Enhance Your Workout

Music fuels your workouts. It’s no wonder many fitness buffs and endurance athletes put their headphones on and tune the world out during physical activity. No matter what their training routine entails, music can help all gym enthusiasts to get into the “zone” and perform at their physical best. So how does music enhance workouts? […]

May is National Stroke Awareness Month

National Stroke Awareness Month May is National Stroke Awareness Month, a great time to talk about recognition, treatment and prevention of stroke. Stroke is a major cause of death and disability in the U.S. and, until recently, there was little treatment for stroke. Recent advances in stroke care have made it urgent that people become aware […]

“So, what’s the big deal???”

Why it is bad to not take your prescribed High Blood Pressure medicines. What’s the big deal if you don’t take your high blood pressure medicine(s) the way your doctor prescribed? Before we get to the reason why, there are two other things you need to know that will help you understand why it is […]

Testicular Cancer Awareness Month

Testicular cancer is a highly treatable and usually curable type of cancer. It typically develops in one or both testicles in young men, but it can occur in older men as well.   Risk Factors  An undescended testicle Family history HIV infection Previous history of testicular cancer Race – Caucasian males have a 4-5 times […]